Thursday, May 5, 2016
1012 C Street Floresville, TX 78114 Phone: 830-216-4519 Fax: 830-393-3219
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.
Origins of Life lecture Jan. 30
Nobel Laureate Thomas R. Cech will discuss “RNA Enzymes and the Origins of Life” Monday, Jan. 30, at 7:30 p.m. in Laurie Auditorium on the campus of Trinity University in San Antonio as part of the Distinguished Scientists Lecture Series.
Cech will describe the events that led to the discovery of the first catalytic RNA, or ribozyme, and subsequent work that revealed the structures and functions of these remarkable molecules.
Cech is a distinguished professor at the University of Colorado-Boulder and director of the Biofrontiers Institute. He has received the Heineken Prize of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences, the Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award, the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, and the National Medal of Science.
The lecture is free and open to the public.
For more information, call the Office of University Communications at 210-999-8406.
Your Opinions and Comments
Be the first to comment on this story!
You must be logged in to post a comment.
South Texas Living Archives
Basketball tournament May 14 (May 4, 2016)
Boy Scout celebration stirs up memories (May 4, 2016)
British Royals (May 4, 2016)
Celebrating decades of memories and music with the‘Texas Top Hands’ (May 4, 2016)
Create a yard with bird appeal (May 4, 2016)
Cruise into Floresville for Lions Car Show (May 4, 2016)
Find cheap books at Sidewalk Sale (May 4, 2016)
Hear six pianos in one room May 7 (May 4, 2016)
Hermann Sons Casino Night to benefit CASA (May 4, 2016)
Road Runners plan May group runs (May 4, 2016)
‘Battle for Texas’ now open in SA (May 4, 2016)
‘Lily pads’ for kids (May 4, 2016)